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About Children's Voice
Many of Adam Pertman's criticisms are reinforced in a report published by the Evan B. Donaldson Adoption Institute in a 2003 report whose title says it all; it's called
Unintended Consequences: 'Safe Haven' Laws Are Causing Problems, Not Solving Them
CWLA also published a report on the topic in 2003.
Baby Abandonment: The Role of Child Welfare Systems
, recognizes that safe haven laws only address half the problem and preventive actions are needed.
The last issue of
examined the Nebraska's first safe haven law, and the decision to revise it, in a
Toni Hoy wrote
, a publication by and for parents in the child welfare system, about her family's experience and her views on Nebraska's first safe haven law..
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